US authorities said a Florida man was accused of stabbing another man in the neck after learning he was Muslim, reported CBS news on Tueday.
According to the report, the victim told 52-year-old Bradley Strott of St. Petersburg, Florida that he was Muslim while the two talked about religion on Saturday. Investigators said Strott then grabbed the man by his shirt and stabbed him with a pocket knife.
The man who was stabbed was treated for his wound, although details about his condition were not available, the CBS report stated.
Strott was charged with aggravated battery. He was released Saturday evening on $15,000 bond.